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Pingyao Destination Guide

Explore Pingyao in China.

Pingyao in the region of Shanxi Sheng with it's 42,000 inhabitants is a town in China - some 295 mi (or 474 km) South-West of Beijing, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Pingyao

Current time in Pingyao is now 03:23 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Shanghai" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Changshou, Liaoyang, Zhukeng, Ningxiang, Zhengzhou or Hohhot. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yuebi, Yancunbu, Xingcun, Pingyao, Nanzheng and Daohubu. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

13°C / 56 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 923.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 20th of October 2018
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 8°C (47 °F)
Night: 5°C (42 °F)
Sunday, 21st of October 2018
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 11°C (53 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Monday, 22nd of October 2018
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: -3°C (27 °F)

Videos

Wonderful old ancient City of Pingyao Tr...

01:37 min ( March 06, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
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Preview of Travursel's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vid...

Chinese New Year 2012 - Fireworks in Pin...

00:59 min ( February 05, 2012 by Albert Chau)
Views: 49 - Rating: 0/5

Just as I was having dinner, the fireworks went off right outside the restaurant window on Xi Dajie in Pingyao, Shanxi province, China


Shuanglin Temple - Pingyao Shanxi Chin...

02:06 min ( August 23, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa)
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Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor company) Shuanglin Temple Pingyao Read more at: www.travelpod.com Travel blogs from Shuanglin Temple: - "... On our...

Pingyao ville fortifiee Mat_et_val's ph...

02:05 min ( February 17, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 44 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Mat_et_val's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Pingyao, Chin...


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Interesting facts about this location

Zhenguo Temple

Zhenguo Temple is a Buddhist temple located 10 km from Pingyao in the village of Hadongcun, in Shanxi Province, China. The temple's oldest hall, the Wanfo Hall, was built in 963 during the Northern Han dynasty, and is notable for featuring very large brackets that hold up the roof and flying eaves. The sculptures inside the hall are among the only examples of 10th century Buddhist sculpture in China.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.2, 112.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in Shanxi, World Heritage Sites in China

Qi County, Shanxi

Qi County, Shanxi is a county of Shanxi, China. It is under the administration of Jinzhong city.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.2, 112.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:County-level divisions of Shanxi, Jinzhong

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